#19 - Mikaela Rix
Position: M
Hometown: Garden City, N.Y.
High School: Garden City '11

College: Boston College '15

High School Sports: Field Hockey, Lacrosse

Notable:

  • US Lacrosse All-American and Academic All-American (2010)
  • Newsday All-Long Island in both lacrosse and field hockey
  • All-county
  • Three-time all-county selection in field hockey
  • Lacrosse team has won three straight state titles (2008-10) and field hockey team won in 2008

Favorite Lacrosse Player: Acacia Walker

Favorite Player from Another Sport: Tom Brady

Previous Foreign Travel: None

What does wearing the Team USA uniform mean to you?: It is such an honor to be a part of this team, to represent my country in a tournament like this is a dream come true.  It feels amazing to step out on the field wearing a team USA uniform because I feel like all of my hard work has paid off.

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